greenslips calculator

Greenslips Blog

Page 13 of 73

DEC
31

Will we bully self-driving cars?

Posted in Motor Vehicle
Saturday, 31 December 2016

There are lots of stories in the press about driverless cars but most of them seem to focus on technology and safety. This story takes a more human view – how will drivers of conventional cars act towards self-driving cars? A recent study by London School of Economics and Goodyear suggests some drivers could be tempted to bully them!

Add a comment Read more...
   
DEC
22

A happy Christmas blog

Posted in Driver Courtesy
Thursday, 22 December 2016

In the madness of the lead-up to Christmas, we found some quirky stories from around the world. While most of the news is bad, there are encouraging signs of Christmas goodwill.

Add a comment Read more...
   
DEC
19

Lemon laws would have more juice

Posted in Motor Vehicle
Monday, 19 December 2016

Imagine you’ve just bought your dream car, and the first time you go for a drive it won’t start. Maybe this is just one unlucky occasion, or perhaps you are one of the unfortunate people who has bought a “lemon”.

Add a comment Read more...
   
DEC
14

Why 40 could be the new 50

Posted in Traffic
Wednesday, 14 December 2016

You’ve probably heard that 60 is the new 70, or 20 is the new 30, but it usually means looking younger. Now speed limits are doing something similar. Researchers from Queensland University of Technology are suggesting a new, local street speed limit of 40kmh – all over Australia.

Add a comment Read more...
   
DEC
08

How we react to paying speeding fines

Posted in Motor Vehicle
Thursday, 08 December 2016

It would be hard to find somebody who actually likes paying traffic fines. In 2014-15, the NSW Office of State Revenue sent out more than 476,000 fines for speeding only. Unfortunately, many people in NSW don’t pay them on time:

   

Page 13 of 73